Militia reported that fighters from the army of Donetsk Peoples Republic liquidated Vahid Bamatgiriev at Donetsk airport. He was a famous Chechen terrorist, field commander, Chairman of the Committee on Sharia and State Law of the Parliament of the ‘Chechen Republic of Ichkeria’ in charge Sharia Court. Bamatgiriev also was regarded as a hero among the terrorists and was awarded ‘The Order of Honor of the Nation of Republic of Ichkeria’.
Bamatgiriev was killed together with his son. According to preliminary information, the detachment of Chechen terrorists acted together with the 5th battalion on the Right Sector.